General knowledge quiz 1233

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Two famous people with the homophone (same sound, different spelling) of boil and what as a name had a common interest in which area?
A
Scientific innovation
B
Cooking
C
Genealogy
D
Stamp collecting
Question 1 Explanation: 
Scientific innovation
Question 2
For what activity is Jasper Conran famous?
A
Ballet
B
Fashion design
C
Architecture
D
Sculpture
Question 2 Explanation: 
Fashion design
Question 3
A mallet is used to hit the ball in which of these sports?
A
Croquet
B
Baseball
C
Tennis
D
Squash
Question 3 Explanation: 
Croquet
Question 4
In the 2002 film "The Ring", what common household electrical appliance is the most malevolent?
A
Toaster
B
Television set
C
Refrigerator
D
Hot water cylinder
Question 4 Explanation: 
Television set
Question 5
In 1946 the Interim Government was headed by..........
A
Jawaharlal Nehru
B
Mahatma Gandhi
C
Rajendr Prasad
D
Dr.Ambedkar
Question 5 Explanation: 
Jawaharlal Nehru:The interim government of India, formed on 2 September 1946 from the newly elected Constituent Assembly of India, had the task of assisting the transition of India and Pakistan from British rule to independence. It was headed by Jawaharlal Nehru
Question 6
The headquarter of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) are situated at
A
Vienna
B
Geneva
C
Rome
D
Paris
Question 7
During his visit in May 2009, the Pope was urged to complain about the state of what landmark between Israel and Jordan?
A
The Church of the Holy Sepulchre
B
The Wailing Wall
C
Temple Mount
D
River Jordan
Question 7 Explanation: 
River Jordan
Question 8
What does a series of dots above musical notes mean?
A
Glissando
B
Staccato
C
Andante
D
Rallentando
Question 8 Explanation: 
Staccato
Question 9
The Newspaper Indian Mirror was published by..........
A
RN Taore
B
Subramaniya Aiyar
C
Ramaswamy Naiker
D
Devendranath Tagore
Question 9 Explanation: 
Devendranath Tagore:The newspaper, Indian Mirror, was edited and published by Manmohan Ghosh and Devendranath Tagore from Calcutta
Question 10
What is an example of a supersaturated solution?
A
Carbonated drinks
B
Syrup
C
Mulled wine
D
Saline
Question 10 Explanation: 
Carbonated drinks
Question 11
Maintenance of Internal Security Act(MISA) was repealed in
A
1993
B
1980
C
1972
D
1978
Question 11 Explanation: 
1978:It was an economic adjunct to the controversial Maintenance of Internal Security Act(MISA) enacted in 1971.Though MISA repealed in 1978,
Question 12
What describes a variable signal that is continuous in time and amplitude, that can be seen as the opposite of "digital"?
A
Decalogue
B
Dialogue
C
Analogue
D
Epilogue
Question 12 Explanation: 
Analogue
Question 13
The first band-specific game in the "Rock Band" series of music video games, where players simulate playing music using controllers shaped like musical instruments was "The Beatles:Rock Band". Who was the subject of the next one to be released?
A
The Who
B
Jimi Hendrix
C
U2
D
Green Day
Question 13 Explanation: 
Green Day
Question 14
Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706) composed a large body of sacred and secular music, particularly noted for the development of the chorale prelude, the fugue and what other music?
A
Counter tenor vocal quartet
B
Piano
C
Baroque string quartet
D
Organ
Question 14 Explanation: 
Organ
Question 15
In 2008, Formula One World Champion Lewis Hamilton began dating Nicole Scherzinger, who made her name with which American pop/R&B girl group and dance ensemble?
A
Atomic Kitten
B
Pussycat Dolls
C
Spice Girls
D
Girls Aloud
Question 15 Explanation: 
Pussycat Dolls
Question 16
Which voice on the Simpsons is provided by Nancy Cartwright?
A
Marge
B
Bart
C
Lisa
D
Homer
Question 16 Explanation: 
Bart
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